The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 79 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.21% 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Test Leader
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 770 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.67% 98.97% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 619 696 474
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Dorset region.

Test Leader Salary Trend in Dorset

Test Leader
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 10 - - 1
Test Leader
South West

Test Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
1 14 (93.33%) Functional Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Test Scripting
2 13 (86.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (86.67%) QA
2 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (86.67%) ISEB
2 13 (86.67%) Regression Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Software Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Banking
3 12 (80.00%) Data Management
3 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 12 (80.00%) Middleware
3 12 (80.00%) webMethods
3 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) Java
3 12 (80.00%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) Unix
3 12 (80.00%) MQSeries
3 12 (80.00%) SOA
3 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (80.00%) IBM
3 12 (80.00%) HP
3 12 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (80.00%) Automation Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Green Hat
3 12 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (80.00%) Temenos T24
3 12 (80.00%) Integration Testing

Test Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Test Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (80.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Temenos T24
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (80.00%) Banking
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Middleware
1 12 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Functional Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) Regression Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Software Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Test Scripting
2 13 (86.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Automation Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (80.00%) Data Management
3 12 (80.00%) Integration Testing
3 12 (80.00%) SOA
3 12 (80.00%) System Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Test Management
4 9 (60.00%) Asset Management
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
6 3 (20.00%) People Management
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) V-Model
7 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) ISEB
2 12 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Green Hat
1 12 (80.00%) HP
1 12 (80.00%) IBM
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) webMethods
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago